ASSOMAC, the National Association of Italian Manufacturers of Footwear, Leathergoods, Tannery Machines and Accessories, is the association which gathers – at national level – the companies manufacturing machines and accessories for footwear, leathergoods and tanning companies. It also safeguards their interests by promoting this productive sector all over the world.

Assomac gathers about 150 Italian manufacturers of technology. Member companies are export-oriented and therefore Assomac organizes SIMAC and TANNING TECH, the two main trade fairs worldwide for mechanical technology and auxiliary products for the leather and footwear area.


The primary objective of Assomac is the elaboration of a policy sector, able to enhance and develop the wealth of expertise and professionalism acquired from our country by promoting the enterprises associated with useful services to the growth of a modern corporate culture.
Assomac studies the markets, disseminates information, joins operators offering commercial consulting, promotes initiatives in support of companies represented.

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Technological innovation against crises

Technological innovation against crises

Gabriella Marchioni Bocca, president of SIMAC TANNING TECH, highlights the strong points of an event that continues to achieve success, despite the critical international situation

SIMAC TANNING TECH, good despite everything

SIMAC TANNING TECH, good despite everything

The fair dedicated to technological innovation for footwear and leather goods ended the 2019 edition in contrast with the international economic situation.

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Feb 12, 2019

SIMAC TANNING TECH 2019: innovation starts here

Everything is ready for Simac Tanning Tech, the international fair of machines and technologies for the footwear, leather goods and tanning industries, which opens its doors on Wednesday 20 February at Fiera Milano Rho and ends on Friday 22.

“The company I would like to have”, according to Assomac

Assomac’s Annual Meeting has addressed the new business models for a changing world, as well as taking stock of the situation in the sector.

Information at the heart of automation [SIMAC 2018]

Production chains are gradually shifting towards models of automated systems. A process that will be guided by the processing of information able to “surprise” consumers and steer the production systems.

The technology of the leather supply chain is confirmed to be in excellent health [SIMAC 2018]

In the first eleven months of 2017 the sector underwent a growth of 10% in both production and exports

Mar 26, 2018

A change in management for the Piccola Industria of Confindustria Piemonte: it’s Gabriella Marchioni Bocca’s turn

Gabriella Marchioni Bocca, President of ASSOMAC, last week also became president of Piccola Industria di Confindustria Piemonte.

Green Label for leather and footwear machines

At Simac Tanning Tech, ASSOMAC presented the system that will indicate the energy-environmental performances of technologies in the sector.

Aug 01, 2017

Assomac opens the first Italian-Vietnamese Technology Center in Vietnam

The Italian-Vietnamese Technology Center that was inaugurated by Assomac is an important step forward in the local promotion of Italian technology

Aug 01, 2017

Simac Tanning Tech will be at Lineapelle from 4th to 6th October 2017

Technology, innovation and eco-sustainability

A historic positive cycle for leather-footwear machinery

More than 38.4% in 5 years for footwear, leather-goods and tanning machinery. Despite the weak growth of world trade, exports for the sector have grown.

Jun 12, 2017

A sector that continues to thrive

Technology for the footwear, leather goods, and tanning manufacturing industry

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